The Medieval German Lohengrin: Narrative Poetics in the Story of the Swan Knight

The Medieval German Lohengrin: Narrative Poetics in the Story of the Swan Knight

by Alastair Matthews

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781571139719
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer, Limited
Publication date: 11/01/2016
Series: Studies in German Literature Linguistics and Culture Series
Pages: 250
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

Note on Abbreviations, Quotations, and References ix

Introduction 1

1 Wolfram and Polemic: Lohengrin and the Warthurgkrieg 14

2 Wolfram and Chronicles: Lohengrin and the Sächsische Wehchronik 40

3 Lohengrin's Journey: Identity in Transition 53

4 Lohengrin's Battles: Seeing and Hearing Identity 86

5 Lohengrin's Farewell: Knowing Identity 111

Conclusion 136

Appendix 1 Manuscripts 149

Appendix 2 Ottoman Germany in Recension A of the Sächsische Wehchronik Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel, Cod. Guelf. 23.8 Aug. 4° 153

Notes 169

Bibliography 207

Index 231

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